Akerman’s David Spector prepares to takeover for Andrew Smulian By David Lyons Not long after Akerman LLP, the state’s largest law firm, moved its Miami offices from the SunTrust International Center to the new, upscale Brickell City Centre, the firm announced a plan for a changing of...

Students balance full-time jobs with law classes at night By Martin Lenkowsky Many students and graduates of South Florida’s two part-time law degree programs agree on one thing: They couldn’t have afforded to study law otherwise. Nova Southeastern University’s Shepard Broad College of Law and the Florida International...

Seth Rand started at his family business and then founded his own By Martin Lenkowsky Rand Marketing CEO and founder Seth Rand discovered his true business calling while working at his family’s handbag and purse company in New York. The family-owned business was founded by his grandfather and...

Dear Mr. Berko: I'm looking at Swedish mobile phone company Telia, whose shares trade at $7.77. Revenues and earnings are down because of poor earnings in many of the foreign units it's selling. I'm thinking of buying 2,000 shares because the 36-cent dividend...